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Trump To Make Anti-Hillary Speech; Clinton Says Trump Isn't Presidential

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 4:10am

Donald Trump is going to try to put Hillary Clinton on the defensive over past scandals. Meanwhile, she continues to attack Trump's fitness for office and deliberates over a vice president.

Radio Talk Show Host Warns Not All Conservative Christians Back Trump

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 4:10am

Donald Trump on Tuesday met with evangelical leaders in New York. Conservative radio show host Erick Erickson tells Renee Montagne he believes that they are "trading on Jesus' name for politics."

Trump Would Disrupt The Broken System In Washington, Ralph Reed Says

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 4:10am

Donald Trump met with leading Christian conservatives on Tuesday. David Greene talks to Ralph Reed, the head of the Faith and Freedom Coalition and a longtime Christian activist in Washington.

Campaign Finance Report: Trump Does A Lot Of Mixing Business With Politics

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 4:10am

Donald Trump's presidential campaign has steered more than $6 million to various Trump companies over the last year. That's within federal campaign finance boundaries, but raises questions.

Inside Trump's Closed-Door Meeting, Held To Reassures 'The Evangelicals'

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:12pm

NPR had inside access as hundreds of conservative Christian leaders questioned Donald Trump about his personal values and political priorities.

Latino Voters Hit Hardest By Brooklyn Voter Purge

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:37pm

When mapped by election district, an analysis by member station WNYC shows that Hispanic voters were disproportionately purged from the rolls when compared to all other groups.

Mother Of Sandy Hook Victim Continues Fight For Gun Control After Orlando

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Since Adam Lanza's shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School claimed the life of her 6-year-old daughter, Nelba Márquez-Greene has advocated for more comprehensive government controls over guns. NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with her about Monday's vote in Senate, and the changes she's seen in Washington, D.C., and in public opinion since the Connecticut tragedy in 2012.

Staff Shakeup Reveals Turmoil Inside Donald Trump's Campaign

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

For many Republicans worried about Donald Trump's chances in the general election, his rhetoric isn't necessarily the biggest concern — it's the state of his campaign.

Donald Trump Meets Evangelical Leaders In New York

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Donald Trump met Tuesday afternoon with hundreds of evangelical leaders in New York City for a discussion on various political and moral issues.

Appeals Court Considers North Carolina Voting Law

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

A federal appeals court will hear arguments in a case challenging North Carolina's 2013 voting law that eliminated a week of early voting and made other changes that opponents say discriminate against African-American voters in violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. It's part of a broader national fight over voting rights.

Clinton Draws Sharp Contrasts With Trump In Economic Speech

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Hillary Clinton delivered an economic speech in Columbus, Ohio, Tuesday. She used the speech to draw sharp contrasts with Donald Trump.

Arizona Senator Weighs In On Senate's Failure To Pass Gun Measures

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake about gun control proposals in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando.

In Gun Debate, Pro-Gun Camp In Favor Of Reform Too

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 3:30pm

Gun enthusiasts — people who love to hunt and shoot and believe deeply in the Second Amendment — can also be pro-reform. Not everyone is in lockstep with the NRA's position on public policy.

Can Doctors Learn To Perform Abortions Without Doing One?

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 2:41pm

Accredited medical residency programs have to teach doctors how to perform abortions. But interpretation of the requirement varies, especially in a state like Texas where training options are scarce.

Guilty: U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah Sr. Convicted Of Political Corruption

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 2:32pm

Federal prosecutors say the Pennsylvania Democrat and his associates took part in several schemes to enrich themselves using federal, charitable and campaign funds.

Clinton Stings Trump On Economy: 'We Can't Let Him Bankrupt America'

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:58pm

Hillary Clinton delivered a stinging indictment today of Donald Trump's business record and his economic policy, an effort to undermine what he has billed as one of his chief qualifications.

3 Campaigns With More Money Than Trump's: Sanders, Cruz And Even Carson

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:33am

The latest fundraising figures for Trump are astounding — astounding in how low they are.

Celebrities, Lies, And Outsiders: How This Election Surprised One Political Scientist

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 5:00am

Marty Cohen cowrote "The Party Decides" — The Book that policy nerds were reading in the run-up to the 2016 election. Here's what he thinks about the election so far.

Senate Rejects 4 Gun Measures Sparked By Orlando Shooting

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 4:11am

The measures were introduced following a 15-hour talk-a-thon in which Democrats demanded new controls on gun sales following the shootings in Orlando, Fla.

Evaluating The State Of Donald Trump's Presidential Campaign

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 4:11am

Donald Trump dismissed his campaign manager on Monday after weeks of tension within his staff. Meanwhile, Trump is meeting with hundreds of evangelical leaders in New York City on Tuesday.




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